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justify interference. Commissioners will
nish evidence in case of Lairds' gunboat
gunboat, and collector's answer. Also, note
32-pounders and three large swivel-guns.
der command of Captain Butcher, a Bri-
communicated imperfect information
and reprisal for suppression of piracy.
slight repairs. Consul at Liverpool has
her way out.
reference to the “290,"stating government
deems evidence insufficient, and declin-
July 22 Difficulty of getting direct proof in case
against the “290," on account of the hos-
lector decide to stop her. 95 ..do .
July 25 Has returned from London, where two addi
tional affidavits of members of crew of
affido to which
illegality of fitting out of the “290.” Has
Tuscarora still at
23d instant respecting gunboat “290.”
customs, who, in the absence of instruc-
to the gunboat.
31 THE ALABAMA-Continued.
had left port. Believe she has gone to to Mr.
information of departure of the “290,- and
has communicated same to commissioners
swain of the “290.” Has heard nothing
tion to stop her sailing.
24th, in regard to the “290," and has re
ferred them to law officers of the Crown. Memorandum
Pursuant to treasury order of to-day, telefrom foreign
grams were sent to collectors at Liverpool
and Cork to seize the "290." Similar tele-
or clearance, which collector says were
of the “290." The Tuscarora left South-
which the use of Nassau by the rebels and
of Oreto at Nassau.
Mr. Squarey and the secretary of the board
put in at Queenstown yesterday p. m.
being off Giant's Causeway probably untrue. Captain Bullock, who sailed in her, has returned. Statement that she is within 300 miles getting her armament is unlikely. Statements of Barnett, who shipped her crew, indicate an intention to run blockade.
ven up to 6th instant. Latter sailing up
tion at Gibraltar.
not reliable. Incloses a shipping note in
which she is called the “Enricai'
lish or Irish coast, and that fifty men are
Adams and Captain Craven.
together with cannon and munitions of
him that her Majesty's government had
States for the present.
"290" with her men and armament. The
retary of Navy. Expresses regret at es
cape of the “290.”
"290,” (now called Alabama,) under Cap-
forty hands were shipped at Terceira.
vannah pilots. The men who returned
Her difficulty will be to keep sup
plied with coal.
R. Mallory to James H. North, showing